Library Resource Technician I/II

  • Merced County, CA
  • Merced, California
  • May 24, 2019
Full Time Education and Training Engineering Information Technology and Communication Services Library Services
  • Salary: $17.69 - $23.15 Hourly

Job Description

Duties may include, but are not limited to the following:
  • Operates the library circulation desk.
  • Discharges books, periodicals, videos, and other library materials.
  • Processes requests for books, or other materials through the Interlibrary Loan system.
  • Explains library rules and procedures.
  • Issues library cards.
  • Processes returned books.
  • Searches for lost or misplaced materials.
  • Assists with special projects or programs.
  • Maintains records of materials overdue.
  • Collects fines or fees.
  • Assists patrons in locating materials and instructs patrons in the use of library materials, on-line and card catalogs, Internet and other on-line resources and reference materials.
  • Evaluates the collections and makes recommendations on replacement.
  • Prepares material for repair of binding.
  • Plans and promotes special activities and weekly programs such as story time and the summer reading program.
  • Identifies problems and may take action to correct or refer to superior as needed.
  • Maintains statistics of daily circulation or other records.
  • Creates and assembles visual aids; may train and/or direct the work of extra-help or work program participants.
  • Utilizes the computer to catalog library materials and maintain the community services information file.
  • Performs copy cataloging of fiction and new editions of books.
  • Indexes and maintains special collections including telephone books and documents.


Minimum Qualifications:
Library Resource Technician I
Experience:
Two (2) years of experience performing technical and clerical work in a Library equivalent to that of a Library Assistant in Merced County

OR

Three (3) years of responsible clerical experience, which included library clerical and computer applications for library services. (College course-work in Library Science or related field may substitute for the required experience on a year for year basis)

Library Resource Technician II
Experience:
One (1) year of experience equivalent to that of a Library Resource Technician I in Merced County.

SOME POSITIONS IN THIS CLASSIFICATION WILL BE SUBJECT TO CRIMINAL HISTORY BACKGROUND CHECKS PURSUANT TO THE HUMAN RESOURCES RULES AND REGULATIONS, SECTION 2, B.

Closing Date/Time: Continuous